Posted February 21, 2017 by Ron Callari

Robert Frost’s haunting refrain: “But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep,” referenced a long trek on a cold wintry day in New England. The poem Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening is a metaphor for the self-determination that comes from fulfilling one’s self-imposed obligations.

Posted February 21, 2017 by Creature Features

The arrival of a pair of Red Pandas named Ginger and Bruce at the RZSS Edinburgh Zoo bodes well for the endangered species' future.

Posted February 20, 2017 by Creature Features

It's Slinky, it's Slinky, it's fun for a girl and a boy... but not for a squirrel, as a passel of furry Kentucky seed-stealers found out the hard way.

Posted February 20, 2017 by Ron Callari

As much as it's been reported our world has entered the ‘sixth mass extinction,’ is it comforting to learn that scientists are experimenting with de-extinction? While the ethical issues may be of concern for some, such is the case with the scientific studies conducted by a Harvard team to create hybrid mammoth-elephant embryos in the next two years.

Posted February 19, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

Yum! **nom, nom, nom** This stuff is crackerjack! Oh, wait! That's were the name comes from.

Posted February 17, 2017 by Kitty Devine

No one at the office is going to mistake your coffee or tea for theirs if your mug looks like a coiled rattler ready to strike. This amazing Rattlesnake Mug will totally set you, and your favorite beverage, apart from others.

Posted February 16, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

When you think of NASA's Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral in Florida you tend to think of science and technology not of alligators and other wildlife. What most people don't realize about the facility is that, being located on Merritt Island, it is also a National Wildlife Refuge. Of Merritt Island's 140,000 acres, Kennedy only takes up about 6,000 acres. This makes for a tricky balance between nature and space science.

Posted February 15, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

*rowr* I am a big scary hippopotamus. *rowr*